"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthcawl - Sandy Bay Beach Weather and Tides

The bay faces south towards the Bristol Channel and is approximately 650 metres in length, with the harbour and promenade to the west, Coney Bay Amusement Park to the north and Rhych Point to the east. The beach is sandy and gently sloping.

Nearest town: Porthcawl

Local authority: Bridgend Council

OS Grid Reference: SS824764

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Wednesday
20 September


Chance of rain 82%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 07:14 BST
(06:14 GMT)

Low Tide 13:10 BST
(12:10 GMT)

High Tide 19:32 BST
(18:32 GMT)

Thursday
21 September


Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:35 BST
(00:35 GMT)

High Tide 07:54 BST
(06:54 GMT)

Low Tide 13:48 BST
(12:48 GMT)

High Tide 20:11 BST
(19:11 GMT)

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:11 BST
(01:11 GMT)

High Tide 08:29 BST
(07:29 GMT)

Low Tide 14:23 BST
(13:23 GMT)

High Tide 20:45 BST
(19:45 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:44 BST
(01:44 GMT)

High Tide 09:03 BST
(08:03 GMT)

Low Tide 14:56 BST
(13:56 GMT)

High Tide 21:18 BST
(20:18 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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